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[–] [email protected] 10 points 2 months ago (1 children)

Not sure if relevant but I've noticed in Hunt: Showdown I keep going too far in an item selector, but only when scrolling downwards. However it doesn't happen outside of games (Xwayland issue?)

[–] Bruhh 1 points 2 months ago

This was happening to me on X11 when Plasma 6 released. It got fixed on the next patch.

[–] sir_pronoun 6 points 2 months ago

Just here to express my condolences

[–] [email protected] 5 points 2 months ago (1 children)

So does it not happen on X11?

Other than that, i have to clean my scrollwheel sensor once in a while, not because i'm disgusting, but because my current mouse has this issue, otherwise i get a similar experience as yours

[–] [email protected] 1 points 2 months ago

Yup it's fine on X11 and on Windows

[–] [email protected] 3 points 2 months ago (1 children)

maybe check firefox about:config settings, if it's just firefox. it has some scroll settings like smooth scrolling etc.

[–] [email protected] 3 points 2 months ago

It's not just Firefox unfortunately

[–] [email protected] 0 points 2 months ago

Rip Wayland user